How Many Can You Find? Discover hundreds of humorous, bizarre, and sometimes risqué interpretations of everyday sayings hidden within four famous paintings by T. E. Breitenbach. Imagine a real case of “butterflies in the stomach”, a “brainstorm”, “monkey business”, or a “rat race”.


Explore these tongue-in-cheek masterpieces in stunning detail backed by gorgeous soundscapes. Guess the sayings or hunt for them from a list. Have you ever wondered where our common phrases, proverbs, and clichés come from? Guess correctly, and learn the fascinating origins, meanings, and usage too!


Hundreds of thousands of people have already purchased Proverbidioms posters and jigsaws. Now for the first time, Proverbidioms the App offers a whole new interactive experience to give you hours of addictive, unsurpassed fun and learning!


  • Learn over 1000 idioms’ definitions, usage and origins

  • Excellent game for the whole family

  • Dynamic life-like soundscape design

  • Animations that bring the paintings to life

  • Track your progress with the progress bar

  • Track your skill with the built-in reward system

  • Five complete games. Try the first for free!



Watch preview video on Youtube



Long View Labs, based in Christchurch, New Zealand

Release Date

August 13th, 2019


IOS 12+ (iPhone, iPad & iPod)

Android 4.1+ (all phones & tablets)


Freemium. Free to download and play the first Proverbidioms painting. 

Earn and purchase virtual coins to unlock more idioms and paintings.

Development Team

Julian Stewart - Game Designer

Hady Hesham - Lead Developer

Game Art

T. E. Breitenbach, all rights reserved 2019

Website & App Store Links

Google Play Store

Apple App Store